Dead dolphin found near Coney Island

A dead dolphin was found floating in a creek near Coney Island Tuesday afternoon. A crew from the Riverhead Foundation was on scene to investigate

A crew from the Riverhead Foundation is on its way to the scene to figure out how it died.

A crew from the Riverhead Foundation is on its way to the scene to figure out how it died. (4/23/13)

CONEY ISLAND - A dead dolphin was found floating in a creek near Coney Island Tuesday afternoon.

A crew from the Riverhead Foundation was on scene to investigate how it died.

The discovery comes three months after another dolphin washed onto the beaches of the Gowanus Canal.

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